Alex Weiser


Upcoming Performances Include:

7.20.17 "Willow's Song" and "Shimmer" for Cello Octet performed by Ashley Bathgate at MASS MoCA, North Adams Mass. 4:30pm
8.2.17 A selection of Yiddish Language Songs performed by Eliza Bagg and Marika Bournaki at YIVO at the Center for Jewish History, 6pm

Recent Performances Include:

2017
6.25.17 Premiere of "Willow's Song" and "Shimmer" for Cello Octet by Ashley Bathgate on Kettle Corn New Music Details at National Sawdust, 7pm
6.8.17 Kathleen Supove premiered "fade" for solo piano at DiMenna Center for Classical Music
5.29.17 "and all the days were purple" - a premiere and portrait concert performed by Eliza Bagg, New Morse Code, andPlay, and Lee Dionne, Roulette, Brooklyn, NY, 8pm
4.13.17 "A Certain Slant of Light" song performed on Dawn Upshaw & Bard Conservatory program at The Morgan Library, New York, NY 7:30pm

2016
12.21.16 Premiere of "Lullaby" for solo violin by Yuval Waldman at YIVO at the Center for Jewish History
12.4.16 Verdant Vibes performs "Rumbling Waves" at Aurora, Providence RI
11.2.16 "Dreaming of Love" song cycle performed Julie Hill, Brigid Coleridge, and Lee Dionne on the Krum Concert Series at YIVO Institute for Jewish Research
10.27.16 "water hollows stone" performed at Erika Dohi piano recital at Tenri Cultural Institute, 8:30pm
7.17.16 "disarm" featured on the C'MON Festival in Edmonton, Alberta Canada: Studio 96 at 3pm
7.16.16 "adrift" featured on the C'MON Festival in Edmonton, Alberta Canada: Studio 96 at 8pm
7.9.16 Students at Dark in the Song's 2016 NewBassoon Workshop at Eastman School of Music perform "Music for 5 Bassoons"
5.27+28.16 Kate Maroney and Cantata Profana premiere New Song Cycle for singer and chamber orchestra, Kettle Corn New Music, DiMenna Center
4.24.16 "Dreaming of Love" performed by Justine Aronson, Sarah Goldfeather, and Paul Kerekes at the String Theories Festival of String Orchestra of Brooklyn at Roulette, 8:00pm
3.23.6 HOCKET performs "water hollows stone" at Cal State Long Beach
2.19.16 "Dreaming of Love" song cycle with Corrine Byrne, and Andy Kozar, at Staller Center for the Arts, 4:00pm
1.29.16 "Dreaming of Love" song cycle with Corrine Byrne, and Andy Kozar, at Longy School of Music, 8:00pm
1.24.16 HOCKET performs "water hollows stone" at San Diego Public Library Central Library, 2pm
1.21.16 "Dreaming of Love" song cycle with Corrine Byrne, and Andy Kozar, at Spectrum, 9:00pm

2015
12.6.15 Exceptet premieres "disarm", 8:00pm at The Firehouse Space, 246 Frost Street, Brooklyn NY
12.5.15 Fresh Squeezed Opera 2015 Showcase features "Marks"
11.21.15 HOCKET performs "water hollows stone" at the Brand Library and Arts Center in Glendale, CA
11.8.15 "Wind" performed by Washington Square Winds at Spectrum, NYC 3pm
11.6.15 HOCKET performs "water hollows stone" at Center for New Music in San Francisco
10.25.15 "Wind" performed by Washington Square Winds at Huntington Library, Long Island 2pm
10.22.15 HOCKET performs "water hollows stone" at LA City College
9.23.15 HOCKET performed "water hollows stone" at LA Valley College
9.18.15 Tin-Shi Tam performed "For Whom The Bell Tolls" on the opening concert of the ISU Carillon Festival
9.16.15 HOCKET performed "water hollows stone" at Cal State Long Beach
9.12.15 Sandbox Percussion performed "Anatomy of a Drum Roll, Resonance and Rhythm" in Rhode Island
8.28.15 HOCKET Piano Duo premiered "water hollows stone", at Carlsbad New Music Festival
5.7.15 Justine Aronson performed "The Door" from Marks on Contemporary Elements, a part of Marble Collegiate Church's Music Next Door series
4.26.15 "Dreaming of Love" song cycle performed by Tempus Continuum Ensemble, at Firehouse Space NYC
4.16.15 "study search seek" for clarinet and string quartet performed by Christa Van Alstine and the Momenta Quartet, on the MATA Festival at the Kitchen, 8pm
4.12.15 "Wind" performed by Washington Square Winds at Greenwich House, NYC 3pm
1.11.2015 "Dreaming of Love" song cylce for Corrine Byrne, Andy Kozar, and Tor Morten Kjosnes, Concerts on Main, Chatham NJ, 2pm
2.22.15 "Wind" performed by Washington Square Winds at Spectrum, NYC 3pm

2014
11.8.2014 Sandbox Percussion performed "Anatomy of a Drum Roll" and "Resonance and Rhythm" at E.M.P Collective in Baltimore, 9:30pm
11.1.2014 "Duo" performed by Lina Andonovska and Alexina Hawkins at Conduit Arts, Melbourne, Australia, 8:30pm
9.27.2014 "Quake" performed at the East River Amphitheater in NYC by The New Collaborative 5:30pm
9.22.2014 "Marks", arranged for Flute, Piano, and Percussion performed by 'press,play' at fourtyfivedownstairs in Melbourne, Australia, 8pm
9.13.2014 "Anatomy of a Drum Roll" and "Resonance and Rhythm" Premiered by Sandbox Percussion, on Kettle Corn New Music concert at DiMenna Center, NYC 7pm
9.12.2014 "Anatomy of a Drum Roll" Previewed by Sandbox Percussion at Washington Square Park 7pm, NYC
8.8.2014 Karl Larson performed "Piano Piece", "Thaw", "after J.S." and "Memories Suite" alongside music by Scott Wollschleger at Scholes Street Studio 8pm
8.1.2014 "Octet" performed at MASS MoCA as a part of Bang on a Can Summer Festival
7.31.2014 Arrangement of "Night Walk" for Violin, Piano, and Percussion premiered at Bang on a Can Summer Festival, MASS MoCA
7.28.2014 "Ascension" for large ensemble premiered at Bang on a Can Summer Festival, MASS MoCA
6.14.2014 "Flex" for Piano Trio for Typical Music - Todd Reynolds, Ashley Bathgate, and Vicky Chow - on Kettle Corn New Music concert at DiMenna Center, NYC
5.4.2014 Portrait concert at The Firehouse Space in Brooklyn, NY with performances by Matt Evans, Karl Larson, Charlotte Mundy, Pat Swoboda, and others.
4.28.2014 "Octet" premiered by NYU Contemporary Music Ensemble at the Loewe Theater, 35 West Fourth Street, NYC
4.21.2014 "Bearthoven Roar" for Bass, Percussion, and Piano premiered by Bearthoven at the New Amsterdam space
4.17.2014 "Rumbling Waves" for Piano and Percussion premiered by Vicky Chow and Matt Evans on the MATA Festival at the Kitchen, NYC

2013
10.10.2013 EDGE Ensemble performs selections from "Subway Memories" at Bright Box, Shenendoah University
9.19-20.2013 Cadillac Moon Ensemble performs "Subway Memories" at Greenwich House, NYC
8.4.2013 Imani Winds Chamber Music Festival, premiere of "Wind"
8.1.2013 Kettle Corn New Music concert with premiere of "Marks" performed by Mellissa Hughes and Lisa Moore at Spectrum, NYC
6.18.2013 Guidonian Hand premiere complete "Music for 4 Trombones" on Kathleen Supove's Music with a View festival at the Flea Theater, NYC
5.24-25.2013 Guidonian Hand performed "Music for 4 Trombones II." at MADArt Creative's, "Morphing Me"
5.23.2013 New Amsterdam Singers perform "Travelers" at the St. Ignatius Church, NYC
5.18.2013 Cadillac Moon Ensemble perform "Subway Memories" in a public concert on the High Line, NYC
5.14.2013 New Amsterdam Singers perform "Travelers" at the Second Presbyterian Church, NYC
5.13.2013 Alex Weiser is a guest of honor at New Amsterdam Singers annual fundraising GALA, which also features a performance of "Travelers" at the New York Academy of Medicine Library
4.29.2013 NYU Symphony premiered "Somewhere" at the Loewe Theater, NYC as the culmination of season composer-in-residence
4.23.2013 JACK Quartet premiered "Quake" at the Provincetown Playhouse, 133 MacDougal Street NYC
3.28.2013 Guidonian Hand perform a preview performance of "Music for 4 Trombones" on Vicky Chow's Contagious Sounds series at the Gershwin Hotel, NYC

2012
12.30.2012 ComposersCircle.com featured "Saxifrage" as their composition of the day
12.2.2012 Cadillac Moon Ensemble performed "Subway Memories" on the Portland String Quartet's Lark Society Concert Series in Portland, Maine
11.30.2012 Yale Concert Band performed "Winter Prayer", Woolsey Hall, New Haven, CT
11.20.2012 Cadillac Moon Ensemble premiered "Subway Memories" on Ear Heart Music's series at Roulette
10.25.2012 NYU Percussion Ensemble performed "...mallet merengue" in Loewe Theater, NYC
8.19.2012 Guidonian Hand premiered the first installment of "Music for 4 Trombones" at Caffe Vivaldi
8.19.2012 ComposersCircle.com featured "Two by Two" as their composition of the day
7.17.2012 Charles Semowich performed "For Whom the Bell Tolls" at Riverside Church
7.8.2012 Kinetics Radio Broadcast of "Saxifrage" performed by JACK Quartet
5.8.2012 Dark in the Song perform "Music for 5 Bassoons" at an international bassoon festival in Morelia, Mexico
4.27.2012 Yale Glee Club performed "Travelers" at Yale University's Hendrie Hall Room 201
4.15.2012 "Awake at Night" was performed at the University of Central Missouri as a winner of their "New Pieces Project"
3.22.2012 Yale Glee Club performed "Travelers" at Yale's Beinecke Library
3.3-9.2012 Yale Glee Club Spring Tour, California and Hawaii, performances of "Travelers"
2.5.2012 Lyrica Chamber Music, Hausmann String Quartet performed "Saxifrage"
1.8.2012 Vox Novus, Composer's Voice, Jenny Greene and Matt Frey performed "A Certain Slant of Light"

2011
12.11.2011 Sinopia Quartet performed "Two by Two" at Lilypad in Cambridge
11.18.2011 Yale Glee Club premiered "Travelers" at Woolsey Hall
11.13.2011 Vox Novus, Composer's Voice, Julie Hill and Alex Weiser performed "The Future is Space"
10.29.2011 Sinopia Quartet premiered "Two by Two" at Brooklyn's IBeam
10.26.2011 IGIGI Song Concert, Whitney Humanity Center, Bonnie Antosh and Gabriel Zucker performed "The Future is Space"
10.10.2011 Ethan Braun performed "Memories Suite" at Braun Salon, LA
9.14.2011 Iowa State University Carillon Festival, Arie Abbenes premiered "For Whom The Bell Tolls" for carillon as the festivals winning composition
7.14.2011 HighSCORE Festival, "Memories Suite" for piano was performed by Andrea Mastretta
7.12.2011 HighSCORE Festival, the Indaco String Quartet performed a movement of mine for String Quartet
4.24.2011 IGIGI's annual new music marathon featured a number of my works
4.23.2011 Senior Recital at Yale University
4.5.2011 JACK quartet premiered "Saxifrage" at Beinecke Library, Yale University
2.5.2011 ACE New Music Ensemble premiered "Der Doppel Rocker" at Whitney Humanity Center

2010
12.4.2010 IGIGI and Saxifrage Music presented "Ebb" and "Piano Piece" in the Silliman Common Room at Yale University
11.6.2010 The Jonathan Edwards College Philharmonic Premiered "Three Ruminations"
11.4.2010 The Yale University Art Gallery hosted a concert of new works responding to ideas about water to coincide with a visual exhibit including the premiere of "adrift"
6.25.2010 "Finding and Flying" was premiered as a part of my residency at the Norfolk Chamber Music Festival New Music Workshop
4.30.2010 The Jonathan Edwards College Philharmonic Premiered "Recalibration"
4.15-16.2010 Chamber Opera "The Waves" was premiered at Yale University in Nick Chapel
4.11.2010 Yale Percussion Group Premiered "Mallet Piece" at the Yale University Art Gallery

2009
12.11.2009 Berkeley College Orchestra Premiered my piece "Inimmediate Gratification" at Yale University Battell Chapel
11.10.2009 Fifth House Ensemble Premiered my piece "Lament" at the Beinecke Library
6.1-7.2009 "...mallet merengue" was featured at music festival June in Buffalo
4.29.2009 Lee Dionne Performed "Piano Piece" on IGIGI's annual new music marathon
3.3.2009 Argento New Music Project premiered "dust" at the Beinecke Library
2.14.2009 The Jonathan Edwards College Philharmonic premiered my piece "only a dream..."
2.4.2009 "ready to dance" was premiered at the Yale University Art Gallery
2.3.2009 Jennifer Beattie and Adam Marks of New Triad premiered my piece "Ebb" at the Beinecke Library

2008
12.11.2008 Two new songs of mine were premiered at IGIGI's collaboration with the Yale Literary Magazine and Berkeley Poet's Society
12.10.2008 A solo Trombone work of mine was premiered by Ben Bernard at his recital at Yale
12.10.2008 Yale Percussion Premiered "...mallet merengue" at the Whitney Humanities Center
5.10.2008 Works were performed on IGIGI's annual new music marathon
4.12.2008 Paul Alan Levi's Four Hand Band premiered "Three Summer Scenes"
4.4.2008 The Yale Glee Club premiered "Break of Day"
2.14.2008 "Ocean Park No. 24" (inspired by a painting by Richard Diebenkorn) was premiered at the Yale University Art Gallery in conjunction with a workshop program with Alvin Lucier